If my 3 yr old girl has asthma will she have it for the rest of her life?
Tara - posted on 11/06/2012
Some people grow out of it, some don't. For those that don't it can usually be well-controlled with proper medical care. Also, some people don't get diagnosed as asthmatic until adulthood (I didn't get diagnosed until I was in my early 20's) so it's good that your daughter was diagnosed early because you can make sure she gets the proper care.
Denikka - posted on 11/06/2012
Not necessarily. It really depends on the individual situation. I used to have asthma as a young child, so did my hubby. We both outgrew it.
It's quite possible that your daughter will outgrow it, but remember there's still a chance that she won't.
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